hated hated  /ˈheɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) treated with contempt

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The ATF may be the most hated federal agency in America today, surpassing even the IRS in its notoriety.
  2. This car could not have been more instantly hated if it had a Swastika tattoo on its forehead.
  3. By the late '60s, Chanel had become part of what she once rebelled against and hated the Establishment.

News

  1. Chris Brown Admits He Likes Being Hated

    Chris Brown recently tweeted that he doesn't mind being hated, in fact he likes it. "I like being the person everyone hates," he said. "Makes life exciting." He then linked to his site which displays his graffiti artwork. Brown also announced recently that he and Rihanna were no longer dating. They got back together shortly after being seen together in the Fall, but it did not last long. He was ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Opposing Views

  2. Readers vote Claude Lemieux as most hated athlete in Michigan

    Former NHL forward Claude Lemieux, who played with, among others, the New Jersey Devils and the Colorado Avalanche, beat out his former teammate, Patrick Roy, in our online voting tournament to 'crown' the most hated opposing athlete in Michigan.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  3. 'Bachelorette' contestant gets booted after his girlfriend shows up

    Brian Jarosinski might have just taken the title away from Ben Scott as Most Hated Contestant on this season of "The Bachelorette." The 29-year-old financial adviser from Maryland got a surprise visit from former Playboy Playmate Stephanie Larimore on Monday's episode of the show.Did we mention that she's also Jarosinski's girlfriend from back home? Apparently, Jarosinski failed to tell his ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MSNBC

Quotes

  1. "As a kid growing up, you didn't like them," Torre said on WFAN radio in New York before the hiring was announced. "As a player, to me the Dodgers were the Yankees of the National League because ...... you either loved them or you hated...
    on Aug 10, 2007 By: Joe Torre Source: Prince George Citizen

  2. "DA was the starter, you guys hated him," Crennel said to reporters. "Quinn goes in and plays and now you're telling me if DA lights it up, you want him to be the starter. I have decided that Quinn is going to be the starter. I'm sorry if you...
    on Nov 26, 2008 By: Romeo Crennel Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "It's very juvenile," Krzyzewski said when asked about it. "We have great kids. They go to school. They graduate. If we're going to be despised or hated because we go to school and we want to win, you know what? That's your problem."
    on Apr 5, 2010 By: Mike Krzyzewski Source: CNN

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